Reuters: Spanish Prime Minister calls for calm and says the rule of law will return to Catalonia

Map. History of Spain conflict

23 September 2018
11 month ago
Moldova reiterates strong support for unity and constitutional order in Spain
11 month ago
US reiterates "support for a unified Spain," says @PressSec in response to Catalonia question.
11 month ago
The parliament of Catalonia is decreed dissolved and the police chief fired, says @marianorajoy
11 month ago
Rajoy dissolves the Catalan parliament, elections to be held on 21 December
11 month ago
Rajoy sacks director general of Catalan Police (Mossos) Pere Sole
Rajoy: Now we need to avoid more damage and return citizens to normal life11 month ago
Rajoy: Now we need to avoid more damage and return citizens to normal life
Rajoy: The decisions we have adopted are to restore self-governance11 month ago
Rajoy: The decisions we have adopted are to restore self-governance
Rajoy Sacks Entire Catalan Government After Declaration Of Independence11 month ago
Rajoy Sacks Entire Catalan Government After Declaration Of Independence
11 month ago
The Government dismisses @KRLS Puigdemont and Catalan government
Rajoy: In these hours, prudence and serenity matter a lot, but also trust in the State11 month ago
Rajoy: In these hours, prudence and serenity matter a lot, but also trust in the State
Rajoy: it's a sad day11 month ago
Rajoy: it's a sad day
March in Barcelona against Catalan Republic11 month ago
March in Barcelona against Catalan Republic
11 month ago
Allianz Seguros moves its social and fiscal headquarters to Madrid
11 month ago
Rajoy will appear at 20:15 to explain the measures of the Cabinet of Ministers against separatists
The president of the French region of Corsica - also run by potential separatists - expresses solidarity with Catalonia's independence11 month ago
The president of the French region of Corsica - also run by potential separatists - expresses "solidarity" with Catalonia's independence
March against the Catalan Republic and in favor of Spain in the Plaza Molina in Barcelona11 month ago
March against the Catalan Republic and in favor of Spain in the Plaza Molina in Barcelona
President of the EU Parliament, Antonio Tajani: Catalan independence is a breach of the rule of law. No one in the EU will recognize it.11 month ago
President of the EU Parliament, Antonio Tajani: Catalan independence is a "breach of the rule of law." "No one in the EU will recognize it."
El Periódico reports Finance Ministry preparing fast-track sanctions for civil servants in Catalonia who try to resist.11 month ago
El Periódico reports Finance Ministry preparing fast-track sanctions for civil servants in Catalonia who try to resist.
11 month ago
Jens Stoltenberg: Catalonia issue must be resolved within Spain's constitutional order. Spain is committed Ally, with important contributions to our security
11 month ago
Boris Johnson: "The position of the British Government has not changed. The United Kingdom supports Rajoy"
EP President Tajani‏: My statement on the situation in Catalonia11 month ago
EP President Tajani‏: My statement on the situation in Catalonia
Festive atmosphere at Plaça Sant Jaume11 month ago
Festive atmosphere at Plaça Sant Jaume
The Scottish Government understands and respects the decision of the Catalan authorities11 month ago
The Scottish Government "understands" and "respects" the decision of the Catalan authorities
11 month ago
Spanish prosecutors consider rebellion charges against Catalan President Carles Puigdemont; charge carries up to 30 years in prison
11 month ago
Spanish prosecutor will issue warrant against President of Catalonia with "rebellion" accusation
11 month ago
Spain prosecutors to file rebellion charges against Catalan leader by spokesman
Extraordinary cabinet meeting on Article 155 to suspend home rule in Catalonia now taking place. Chaired by Spain Rajoy.11 month ago
Extraordinary cabinet meeting on Article 155 to suspend home rule in Catalonia now taking place. Chaired by Spain Rajoy.
11 month ago
The UK will not recognise the Catalan parliament's decision to declare independence from Spain, Downing Street says.
11 month ago
Czech Republic still views Catalonia as part of Spain - Czech MFA said
11 month ago
UK PM's spokesman: Government wants to see "the rule of law upheld, the Spanish Constitution respected, and Spanish unity preserved"
11 month ago
The UK Prime Minister's spokesman says the UK will not recognise the "illegal" declaration of independence by the Catalan parliament
Article 155 measures and Senate approval already published in Spain's official gazette (BOE).11 month ago
Article 155 measures and Senate approval already published in Spain's official gazette (BOE).
11 month ago
President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has warned of "more cracks" in the European Union amid Catalan independence crisis
11 month ago
Spain's constitutional court starts proceedings against Catalonia's declaration of independence
11 month ago
Catalan-born former French PM Valls: "We can't accept Catalan independentists' forceful move [] We stand with the Spanish government."
Catalonia: German government spokesman says Berlin does not recognize the unilateral declaration of independence by the regional parliament.11 month ago
Catalonia: German government spokesman says Berlin "does not recognize the unilateral declaration of independence by the regional parliament."
11 month ago
Puigdemont: "Catalonia is and will be a land of freedom at the service of people, in hardship and in celebration, now more than ever."
11 month ago
US calls Catalonia `integral part of Spain,' says it supports Spanish efforts to keep nation `strong and united'
11 month ago
Georgia fully supports the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Kingdom of Spain and stands in solidarity with the Spanish Government.
State Dept denounces Catalan independence vote: The US supports Madrid's constitutional measures to keep Spain strong and united.11 month ago
State Dept denounces Catalan independence vote: "The US supports" Madrid's "constitutional measures to keep Spain strong and united."
11 month ago
Catalan independence declaration changes nothing for EU, says Tusk
11 month ago
Carles Puigdemont: As you know, Catalans always favour the force of arguments. peace democracy dialogue
11 month ago
Tusk urges Spain, Catalans to favor force of argument over argument of force
11 month ago
The Spanish Parliament votes for the direct rule of Catalonia
11 month ago
Spain's cabinet to hold emergency meeting at 7 p.m. after Catalan parliament votes to declare independence
11 month ago
The complaint for rebellion will be presented imminently
Reaction in the street, outside the Parlament, to the unilateral declaration of independence11 month ago
Reaction in the street, outside the Parlament, to the unilateral declaration of independence
11 month ago
European Commission declines comment after Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain
11 month ago
Reuters: Spanish Prime Minister calls for calm and says the rule of law will return to Catalonia
11 month ago
Spain's prime minister Mariano Rajoy has called for calm and he says the rule of law will be restored in Catalonia
11 month ago
Thousands of independence supporters in Barcelona cheer after vote
11 month ago
Helicopters overhead outside Catalan parliament
11 month ago
Main opposition lawmakers boycotted vote to declare Catalan independence from Spain
11 month ago
"We hereby constitute the Catalan Republic as an independent, sovereign, legal, democratic, socially-conscious state", says the Catalonia parliament declaration
11 month ago
Catalonia parliament declared independence from Spain with 70 votes in favor
11 month ago
The Spanish Senate gives green light to the implementation of Article 155
Catalonia: The counting of the votes begins.11 month ago
Catalonia: The counting of the votes begins.
11 month ago
Speaker Forcadell votes, count to begin.
Puigdemont votes at Catalan Parliament11 month ago
Puigdemont votes at Catalan Parliament
The authorization of the Senate for 155 will be published today in the BOE before the Council of Ministers11 month ago
The authorization of the Senate for 155 will be published today in the BOE before the Council of Ministers
Catalonia Parliament: Voting continues at the moment11 month ago
Catalonia Parliament: Voting continues at the moment
Catalonia: Several deputies are showing their NO vote11 month ago
Catalonia: Several deputies are showing their NO vote
Before the vote Forcadell has read the text: We constitute the Catalan republic as an independent State11 month ago
Before the vote Forcadell has read the text: "We constitute the Catalan republic as an independent State"
The beginning of voting. Key moment in the Catalan Parliament11 month ago
The beginning of voting. Key moment in the Catalan Parliament
11 month ago
Speaker Forcadell now reading out resolution declaring independence from Spain before secret vote.
11 month ago
JxSi proposes to vote the independence with secret ballot.
Opposition MPs leaving the chamber in Catalan Parliament.11 month ago
Opposition MPs leaving the chamber in Catalan Parliament.
Representatives of PSC, C's and PP parties leave the plenary as believe that vote is illegal11 month ago
Representatives of PSC, C's and PP parties leave the plenary as believe that vote is illegal
Alejandro Fernández dismantling Puigdemont: Is there someone apart from you and Nicolás Maduro who is not fascist?11 month ago
Alejandro Fernández dismantling Puigdemont: Is there someone apart from you and Nicolás Maduro who is not fascist?
11 month ago
Catalan Parliament now voting on other resolutions from this morning.
Carles Riera (CUP): We can not do anything but proclaim the independence of Catalonia11 month ago
Carles Riera (CUP): We can not do anything but proclaim the independence of Catalonia
The tractors return to Barcelona and gathered near the Parlament11 month ago
The tractors return to Barcelona and gathered near the Parlament
11 month ago
Catalan parliament opens session, independence motion on table
Pro-independence protesters rally in Barcelona as the Spanish Senate votes on invoking Article 15511 month ago
Pro-independence protesters rally in Barcelona as the Spanish Senate votes on invoking Article 155
11 month ago
Carrizosa (Ciudadanos) says "today is a sad, dramatic day for Catalonia […] a coup against our democracy".
11 month ago
Ciudadanos spokesman says independence resolution tabled by separatists is "absolutely undemocratic".
11 month ago
Puigdemont leaves his office accompanied by his wife and enters the chamber
11 month ago
Pro-independence mayors chant "Independence" inside Catalan Parliament auditorium
11 month ago
The PSOE withdraws the proposal that Madrid does not apply the 155 if there are elections
11 month ago
Arrimadas says Ciudadanos will not take part in independence resolution vote either. So that's PP, PSC, Ciudadanos not taking part.
11 month ago
Catalan Parliament confirms independence session pushed back to 12:30 p.m.
The plenary of the Catalan Parlament is delayed. Puigdemont leaves the Chamber11 month ago
The plenary of the Catalan Parlament is delayed. Puigdemont leaves the Chamber
11 month ago
Rajoy and Moragas just left the Senate session unexpectedly.
The PP announces that it will not participate in the vote of the Plenum of the Catalan Parliament11 month ago
The PP announces that it will not participate in the vote of the Plenum of the Catalan Parliament
11 month ago
Separatist parties register motion to declare independence of Catalonia in regional Parliament
First pages are a copy of October 10 document signed by Puigdemont.11 month ago
First pages are a copy of October 10 document signed by Puigdemont.
11 month ago
Puigdemont leaves the Palau de la Generalitat
11 month ago
Police in Barcelona closing off all roads around parliament park, as regional chamber gets ready to restart its Article 155 debate.
11 month ago
Catalan govt announced earlier that Puigdemont will take part in today's session in the regional parliament, after not doing so yesterday.
11 month ago
Spain PM asks Senate for go-ahead to depose Catalan leader.
11 month ago
Spanish senators meet to approve Catalonia takeover
Ovation to Mariano Rajoy on arrival at the Senate Plenary11 month ago
Ovation to Mariano Rajoy on arrival at the Senate Plenary
11 month ago
Spain Senate to start meeting on article 155 at 10am
The Catalan Parliament could declare independence on a unilateral basis today11 month ago
The Catalan Parliament could declare independence on a unilateral basis today
11 month ago
ANC approves to repeat regional elections in Zulia State in December.
11 month ago
The Senate accepts the gradual application of 155 proposed by the PSOE in the Senate committee
11 month ago
Rajoy will attend the Senate tomorrow
11 month ago
King Felipe Cancels Attendance At Awards Dinner To Stay In Palace Due To Unfolding Situation In Catalonia
About 200 people outside Parliament park in central Barcelona as chamber debates Article 15511 month ago
"About 200" people outside Parliament park in central Barcelona as chamber debates Article 155
11 month ago
Catalonia crisis: Spanish govt says it's time for 'new stage' respecting the law
11 month ago
Puigdemont: up to the Catalan parliament to decide how to react to activation of 155
11 month ago
Catalan leader says 'guarantees' not in place to call elections
11 month ago
The square outside the Catalonia government office goes silent as Puigdemont begins to speak
11 month ago
Puigdemont is now expected - once again - to speak shortly. We'll have the latest at the top of the hour
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